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'L.A. Rush' (PS2/Xbox) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on July 5, 2005 @ 9:05 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

L.A. Rush is an innovative racing videogame based on the sport of competitive street racing and the fanatical, ruthless lifestyles of those involved. A reinvention of the classic Midway Rush franchise, L.A. Rush is scheduled for release in spring 2005 on the PlayStation2 and the Xbox. Read more for some new screens ...

Incagold Signs Three InterActive Vision Titles For German Distribution

by Rainier on July 5, 2005 @ 9:02 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

IncaGold is pleased to announce that it has acquired the German-language rights to three titles from InterActive Vision Games, Red Skies Over Europe, Chain of Command and Chain of Command: Eastern Front.

'Killer 7' (NGC/PS2) Finishes The Job in Stores

by Rainier on July 5, 2005 @ 8:59 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Capcom today released killer 7, a stylized, post-modern action adventure game for the PS2 and Gamecube. Featuring distinct characters, striking cel-shaded visuals and dark imagery, killer 7 chronicles the connection between two men whose intertwined paths develop into a complex tale of altering personas and a menacing force that has paralyzed society.

Digital Jesters Signs 'Pro Cycling Manager' - Screens

by Rainier on July 5, 2005 @ 8:47 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Digital Jesters have snapped up the rights to publish the latest instalment of Cycling Manager series in the UK. The Cycling Manager series has been leader of the pack for the last four years and this latest instalment is already leaving the peloton trailing behind with a multitude of new features and a brand new title, Pro Cycling Manager.

'Specforce' - SinglePlayer Demo Available NOW

by Rainier on July 5, 2005 @ 8:16 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

SpecForce is Techland's latest futuristic tactical shooter with a plot connected to already known Chrome. Established to fight crisis situations that threaten the Federation's peace, equipped with the latest combat gear, Specforce is the Federation's elite rapid reaction force. This demo contains one of eleven missions. Read more for download links ...

'Call of Duty 2: The Big Red One' (NGC/PS2/Xbox) - 6 New Screens

by Rainier on July 5, 2005 @ 3:40 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Call of Duty 2: Big Red One unites players in the chaos of battle fighting as part of a squad in the legendary and decorated “Big Red One,” the American 1st Infantry Division. As part of the famed "Fighting First," players are drafted into a variety of historic Big Red One missions that take them across land, sea and air from the invasion of North Africa, through the battle for Sicily, and all the way to D-Day in one continuous storyline.

'Starship Troopers' (ALL) - 14 New Screens

by Rainier on July 5, 2005 @ 1:51 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Developed by Strangelite Studio, the game is based on the Starship Troopers movie in which you will take the role of an elite 'special forces' trooper in the Mobile Infantry spearheading the assault against thousands of intelligent enemy bugs, emulating the best scenes from the movie and a whole lot more!

'Nexuiz' - v1.1 Updated Download/Patch Available NOW

by Rainier on July 5, 2005 @ 12:37 a.m. PDT | Filed under News

Nexuiz is a free 3D deathmatch game that is simply first person shooting reduced to the very basics with perfect weapon balancing. Nexuiz uses such technology as curved surfaces with its detailed maps, bumpmapping, realtime shadows, 64 player support, and an advanced model format. This 1.1 adds new features include bots, new level, new gamemodes, many bug fixes and weapon balance changes, on top of the original 17 maps, 28 playable characters, and 10 music tracks.

China Launches Clinic For Game Addicts

by Rainier on July 4, 2005 @ 10:56 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

The government-owned clinic started taking patients in March and occupies the top floor of a two-story building on campus of the Beijing Military Region Central Hospital in the heart of the Chinese capital. A dozen nurses and 11 doctors care for the patients, mostly youths aged 14 to 24 who have lost sleep, weight and friends after countless hours in front of the computer, often playing video games with others online. Read more over at CNN's report ...

Various Game Trailers #540

by Rainier on July 4, 2005 @ 3:33 p.m. PDT | Filed under News

Another day, another batch of game trailers were released. Instead of giving them all their own posts, we grouped them, and so far there are trailers for :

  • Ultimate Spider-Man - Trailer #2
  • 187: Ride or Die - Weapons Trailer
  • Huxley - Making of Trailer


  • We will update this throughout the day when new trailers become available. Read more for download links ...